HEC Extends Deadline for Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship

HEC Extends Deadline for Ehsaas Undergraduate Scholarship
The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan has extended the deadline for Ehsaas undergraduate scholarships. The students from all over the Nation can now submit the application online till 30th November, 2020. This is huge step by HEC for needy students who find it difficult to pay heavy fees due to less financial resources after completion of Intermediate. It is speculated that approximately 50,000 students from 125 public sector universities will receive the scholarship whose financial income is less than 45,000/month. 50% of quota is reserved for female candidates and 2% is reserved for physically challenged students. Below is the official announcement;

Required Documents for Online Application Form

  • Copy of CNIC / B. Form
  • CNIC copy (father, mother/ guardian)
  • Salary Slip or the Income Certificate (Father/Guardian, Mother)
  • If the father is a laborer on a daily-wage / shopkeeper / private job, then attach undertaking of Income Certificate on the minimum amount of stamp paper of Rs. 50
  • Copies of last six-month utility bills
  • Copy of rent agreement (if applicable)
  • Copies of medical bills and other expenditure related documents (if applicable)
  • Applicant passport size photograph (01)

Selection Procedure

  • After submitting the online application the candidates are required to submit the hardcopy before the deadline.
  • The applicants will be shortlisted by the Scrutiny Committee of the university based on the eligibility criteria and information provided.
  • An incomplete application will be rejected by the concerned authorities.
  • The applicants will be called for the interview by the Institutional Scholarship Award Committee to select the potential candidates for the scholarship program.